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Part 2: Tswalu Kalahari Reserve Elena’s 2nd part of the trip began with a very early-morning road transfer from La Residence to an executive hangar at Cape Town Airport. From there, Elena departed on a daily scheduled charter flight to Tswalu Kalahari Reserve. Because this park is located in the

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Office Trip Reports

This past October Nershada and family visited Phinda Reserve near Durban.  She stayed at both Phinda Forest Lodge and Phinda Mountain Lodge.  Both properties have luxurious accommodations and  delicious food.  Their favorite meal was the traditional boma night  at Mountain Lodge.  On their morning and afternoon drives they had good

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Client Trip ReportsSouthern Africa

Iconic Visions Safari to Southern Africa   Kyle- Hannah and I had a fabulous trip. I’m not one to throw out the word ”fabulous” or give 10 out of 10 stars too readily but I think that was the case for this trip. Of course, we spent several times our normal

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Client Trip ReportsEast Africa

AAC’s Signature ‘Primate and Plains Safari to Uganda and Rwanda’ Hi Szilvia, This was a really special trip and I really appreciate everything you and your team have done for us!   Nelson, our guide in Uganda was phenomenal – can’t say enough good things about him.  He went above and

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Client Trip Reports

Botswana Flying Safari to the Kwando Reserve and Okavango Delta Dear Elena and Africa Adventure Company,  Thank you so much for making this trip amazing and very memorable. First, thank you so much for the graduation gifts, the shirt is so soft and I absolutely love it, and the fleece

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Client Trip ReportsEast AfricaSouthern Africa

The AAC team has compiled a list of our 6 favorite family-friendly destinations. We considered several factors: age restrictions, private vehicle and guide accessibility, availability of family-specific rooms (minimum 8 years old), kid-specific activities, etc. We also made sure that the accommodations are just as appealing for the parents! Regularly

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AAC EventsThe Africa Adventure Company

For Travel + Leisure’s 2019-2020 “A-List,” the Africa Adventure Company’s Mark Nolting has been named a “Top Safari Specialist.” https://www.travelandleisure.com/travel-agent/mark-nolting With over 30 years in the industry, Mark ultimately attributes his continued success to the relationships he has built with accommodation-owners and local guides. This means he is able to

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Southern Africa Bush Tails

In the last 25 years, fully half of the world’s lion population has been lost. So we became founding members of the Lionscape Coalition to help the Lion Recovery Fund (LRF) achieve its vision of doubling the numbers of lions in Africa by 2050.

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East Africa Bush TailsSouthern Africa Bush Tails

In Part #2, we will be comparing the cultural, game viewing and recreational experiences of Tanzania and Botswana. For more insight on each country’s wildlife, scenery and/or the game driving experience, you should click on the following link: Where Should I Go on my First Safari: Tanzania or Botswana? Click

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East Africa Bush TailsSouthern Africa Bush Tails

You don’t have to be an avian expert in order to enjoy birding in Africa. It’s a daunting task, even for a seasoned birder: about 2100 species have been recorded in sub-Saharan Africa, 1400 of which reside nowhere else in the world! Even more unbelievable: some reserves and parks have

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